Man Charged With Robbing 7-Eleven In NilesMartell Flippins, 26, entered 7-Eleven, 7450 Oakton St., at 3:05 a.m. on Nov. 7 and made off with a bag of money from the register after he showed the clerk he had a gun, Niles police said in a statement.
People Stabbed On Amtrak Train
Niles Police: Phone Scammer Targeting Seniors By Claiming To Be With IRSA phone scammer pretending to be from the Internal Revenue Service is targeting seniors and demanding money, police in north suburban Niles are warning.
Pope John Paul II Honored With Statue At Maryhill CemeteryThe free-standing column shows the late pope in carved marble relief over a background view of Chicago, along with blue and gold mosaics of religious icons, and is visible from the road alongside Maryhill Cemetery in Niles.
Niles Trustees Approve Controversial Gun RangeOfficials in Niles have approved plans for a gun shop and indoor shooting range, despite complaints about its proximity to several schools.
Bicyclist Struck And Killed By Vehicle In NilesJeremy Ghisols, 39, of the 5500 block of North Mulligan Avenue, was stuck by a vehicle Friday while riding a bike in the 6800 block of West Howard Street.
Proposed Gun Shop In Niles Faces OppositionDebate over a gun shop location in Niles is not so much a case of "not in my back yard," as it is "not near my school," CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Four Charged With Robbing Niles Woman At Gunpoint Four people are facing charges after police said two of them robbed a woman at gunpoint on her driveway in north suburban Niles early Thursday, while the other two sat in the getaway vehicle.
Monday's Storms Leave Homes And Roads FloodedHeavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.
Feds: Niles-Based Tutoring Firms Defraud Schools Out Of $33MTwo north suburban companies and the father and son who own them defrauded hundreds of public school districts in 19 states, including Illinois, of more than $33 million, federal prosecutors charged Monday.
Ex-Con Homesick For Prison To Be Sentenced For Bank RobberyWalter Unbehaun has spent nearly all of his adult life behind bars, so it's not surprising that he faces sentencing Thursday for yet another crime, a bank robbery last year. His reason for robbing the bank is surprising, though: He was homesick for prison.
Man Charged With Abandoning Dog After Eviction From ApartmentA 37-year old homeless man has been charged with animal cruelty for allegedly abandoning his dog in an empty apartment in the northern suburbs.
Holiday Grinch Steals Hundreds From Charity JarA north suburban police department is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man who allegedly stole more than $250 from a charitable contribution jar.
Feds: Elderly Felon Robbed Bank So He Could Return To PrisonAn aging ex-con who deliberately got caught robbing a bank so he could go back to prison should have his wish fulfilled, federal prosecutors say.
Three Charged With Burglarizing More Than 100 CarsPolice credited a call from a local resident who provided a description of the thieves led officers to one of the suspects, and arrests of the other two soon followed.